How To Tie A Skinny Tie
The Four-in-Hand knot is the best way to tie a narrow tie as it has a small knot. A knot favored by James Bond and a recommended tie knot for short men, the four-in-hand is a small knot with a distinctive elongated, asymmetric shape. I've embedded a Four-in-Hand knot how-to video below or you can view it here.
How To Tie The Four-in-Hand KnotThe Small knot or Oriental knot is a simple yet lesser-known thin tie knot. This knot will not self-release, thereby being unfavorable for those who get hot under the collar. It's a symmetric knot that gets bigger as the tie gets thicker. These tie knots work best with loom ties or silk knit narrow ties.
How To Tie The Oriental Knot
The Half Windsor knot is larger than the Four-in-Hand knot and works best with light and medium weight fabrics. The Half Windsor knot is one of the most well-known tie knots in the world, see A Gentleman Gets Dressed Up: What to Wear, When to Wear it, How to Wear it. It's a symmetric medium-sized tie knot with the figure of a perfect triangle. I've embedded a Half Windsor how-to video below or you can view it here.
How To Tie Half Windsor Tie Knot